Dear New Employee Trump

Dear new employee, Your 322,762,018 bosses welcome you and wish you well on your challenging new job.  Let me introduce you to those who you work for. Half of us are women.  Please remember that more than 3 times the number of people that showed up to celebrate your first day came out to tell you that…
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Trump – Best Thing That Ever Happened To Us?

It’s no secret I’m not a Trump supporter.  Even if I was a conservative (I’m not), I would abhor his character.  As a frequent world traveler for work, I hear what other countries say about us; how we’ve become a laughing stock at best, and isolationists on the brink of nuclear war at worst. But…
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New Year, New Goals, Give Back

It’s a new year, and many of you might have written resolutions for 2017, like lose weight, pay off bills, or get in shape.  Here’s a thought for you.  How about adding some volunteering to that list?  The only thing it costs you is your time, and what it gives back is absolutely priceless. If…
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The Christmas Controversy

You’ve all seen them – the posts on Facebook that proclaim the right to say Merry Christmas.  The same posts that say that we’re not allowed to say Merry Christmas anymore, but have to instead say Happy Holidays.  The outrage! Oh please.  There is no one stopping you from saying Merry Christmas if you want,…
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Cats And Kids Don’t Always Mix

You see that cute little kitten at the shelter and can’t resist.  Visions of Kitty growing up with your kids dance in your head, and look forward to years and years of playtime and cuddles. And then reality hits.  Your two year old can’t resist grabbing the kitten by the tail.  Your four year old gets scratched…
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